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Full text of "Flora Indica Vol-I"

146                                         FLOBA INDICA.
rib valde conspicms. Pedieelli f-J-pollicares, medio braeteam parvam obbngam
gerentes. Sepala rotundata, baai coalita. Petal* exterior* tomentosa, oblpngo-
lanceolata, apicem versus angustata, verosimiliter l£-pollicaria, Bed in. specimiae
imperfecta ; interior* late ovata, vix £ poll, longa. Ovaria dense aureo-pilosa.
2.  O. unoinsefolia (H.f. et T.); foliis oblongis in acumen gracile
abrupte productis subtus valde glaucis utrinque glaberrimis, carpellis
breve pedicellatis oblongis apiculatis.—Guatteria unonsefolia, Alph. DC.
M&n. 41;  Wall. Cat. 6435 t—(«t *. in Herb. Linn. Soc.)
HAS. In provincia Tenasserim'-ad Tavoy, Wall.!—(t>. *,)
Frutex scandens. Mamuli nigricantes, glabri, rugulosi; partes novella aureo-
pubesccntes. Folia basi rotundata vel acutiuscula, apice longe acuminata, 5-7 poll,
longa, 2-3 lata, petiolo viz i-poll., submembranacca, supra nitida. Pedunculifruc*
tiferi -| poll, longi. Sepala, in fpuctu persistentia, late ovata, extus fusco-pubescen-
tia. Carpel/a 5-6, oblonga, utrinque obtusa com mucrone, glabra, grauulosa, atro-
fusca, pedicellis pubescentibus 0'2 lineam longis suffulta.
This plant, whicb is iu fruit only, with one very young bud, is referred here, from
its close resemblance to Po7yalthia (Oxymitrer) citneiformis, Blame, the original
species of the genus, and to the next species.
3.  O. glaaca (H.f. et T.); foliis oblongis acutis vel obtusis utrin-
que glabenimis subtus" valde glaucis, carpellis ovoideis utrinque ob-
tusis.
HAB. In ins. Penang, penins, Malayanee, Phillips !—{v. s.)
Frutex verosimiliter scaadens. Ramuli glabri, graciles, nigricantes; gemmae pu-
berulse. Folia 3-5 poll longa, circa 2 poll, lata, petiolo -y-poll., basi rotundata. Pe-
duncullfructiferi pollicares, graciles. Carpella numerosa, atro-fusca, pedicello sequi-
longo suffulta, •£• poll, longa, glabra.
Like the last, this is only known in fruit, but it seems quite distinct.
4.  O. fornicata (H.f. et T.); foliis lanceolatis vel oblongo-lanceo-
latis suhtus glaucis cinereo-pubescentibus, pedunculis medio bracteatis,
petalis oblongo-lanceolatis nervosis, carpelfis anguste oblongis mucro-
natis.—Uvaria fornicata, H,oxb. M. Ind. ii. 6C2!    U. Eoxbm'ghiana,
Watt. Cat. 6423 A! (nee B).
HAB. In Assam, Simons! Silhet, MoxlJ Mergui, Griffith!—(Fl.
-Mai.) (v. 8.)
Frutex scandens. Ramuli graciles, nigricantes, vix mgulosi, juniores puberuli j
par,tes novellas fusco-tomentosso. Folia basi parum angustata, sed rotundata, acu-
minate, 4-6 poll, longa, 1-3 £ lata,. pet. -fc-poll.j tenuitcr coriacea, rigido, supra
glabra vel juniora sparse puLeruk, nervia nervulisque subtus conspicms. Peduncnli
|-pollica>es9 subclavati, fiisco-tomentosi, bractea oblonga.' Sepalct ovato-lanceolata,
|--| poll, longa, nervosa, tenuia, adpresse pubescentia. Petala exterivra bipollicaria,
utiinque adpresse pubescentia, tenuia; interiors, <|-pollicaria, ovata, ocuta, conniven-
tia, basi concava, xuarginibus superne latis planis. Carpelta adpresse fulvo-tomen-
tosa, % poll, longa, pedicello brevi crasso (vix lineam longo) suffulta.
The only fruiting specimen of this species which we have seen Is in the British
21   PHLffiANTHUS, H.f. et T.
Sepala 3, elongato-triangularia, parva. Petala 6 ; exteriora parva,
sepalis conformia et sequalia; interiora multo majora, crasse coriacea,
plaua, «jstivatione valvata. Stamina linearia, connectivo truncate-ca-